Mississippi College & Career Readiness Standards
FIFTH GRADE: PRE-COLUMBIAN TO AMERICAN REVOLUTION
CI.5.1. Explain how weaknesses of the Articles of Confederation led to the Constitution.
CI.5.1.1. List the problems of the Articles of Confederation such as lack of executive branch, no taxation power, and weak central government.
CI.5.1.4. Describe the plans and compromises that contributed to the creation of the Constitution.
CI.5.1.5. Explain the features of the Bill of Rights.